CORRECTED - FEATURE-Big cars rule Gulf roads amid record oil prices


(Corrects price of US gasoline, paragraph 9) By Lin Noueihed DUBAI, June 21 (Reuters) - Luxury sports cars, gas-guzzling SUVs, even tank-like Hummers all jostle for space on Gulf highways, their owners buoyed by record oil prices that have forced some motorists to ditch cars for bicycles in the West. Not only has government-subsidised gasoline prevented motorists in the Gulf Arab region from feeling the pinch at the pump, but windfall revenues from $140-a-barrel oil have fuelled an ...

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